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Latest Decisions

The list below contains our recently published decisions, with the latest at the top. 

Effron and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-065

Fair Go. Item on paintings sold door to door. Complaint that it denigrated New Zealanders born in Asia. Not upheld (discrimination and denigration).

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Ritchie and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-055

For the Love of Mike. Programme involved the leading character's relationship with her psychologist partner when she discovered his treatment of sexual dysfunction among his female patients. Not upheld (good taste and decency, discrimination and denigration).

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Group Opposed to Advertising of Liquor and Television New Zealand Ltd - 1991-056

One World of Sport. Live broadcast of DB Steeplechase. Complaint that it breached liquor advertising rules. Not upheld (liquor).

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Wardlaw and Television New Zealand - 1991-050

One Foot in the Grave and trailer. Complaint episode was blasphemous. Not upheld: majority (good taste and decency): programme. Not upheld (discrimination and denigration, children's interests, responsible programming): programme and trailer.

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Greer and Radio New Zealand Ltd - 1991-051

Radio 4ZA in Invercargill. News item about educational standards at a local school. Upheld (balance). Not upheld (responsible programming (children's interests)). Subsumed (accuracy).

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